There is nothing unusual about wanting to bring home a captive soldier, while at the same time recognizing that you are still dealing with an implacable enemy who wants to see you dead - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ralph
    • 16.10.11 | 15:39 (IST)

    Hamas agreed to this deal at this point in time for their own internal reasons; they wanted to try and get some positive attention back after some of the negative hits they have taken lately (Abbas's move a the UN; their patron Assad exposed as a murderer of his people; rising dissatisfaction with life in Gaza). That does not change the fact that they continue to be a violent and implacable enemy of Israel and Jews. The Israeli public realizes this, even if Levy does not.

    from the article: Shalit is returning to a state in psychosis
    First published 03:46 16.10.11 | Last updated 03:46 16.10.11
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